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Bodega Pagos Matanegra Signature Tempranillo

Bodega Pagos Matanegra Signature Tempranillo Wine Review: 2010 Bodega Pagos Matanegra Signature Tempranillo, Ribera Del Duero, Spain  (more…)

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Bodegas Vizcarra Ramos “JC” Tempranillo

2011 Bodegas Vizcarra Ramos “JC” Tempranillo, Ribera del Duero, Spain The 2011 Bodegas Vizcarra Ramos “JC” is a rich and earthy wine made from the Tempranillo grape. The initials “JC” stand for Juan Carlos, which happens to be the proprietor and winemaker for the Bodegas. Consisting of roughly sixty-five acres in the central area of […]

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Wine Review: 2006 Castillo de Sajazarra Digna Rioja Spain

This Tempranillo from the Rioja region of Spain comes from the Bodegas best estates—Fuentenegra and Galdara. It is made only in exceptional years and is of modern style with attractive notes of red berries, piney green and menthol intermingled with spice. Ripe and rich, it seems to be in its prime window of drinking right […]

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A Few Great Wines from La Rioja

Vina Izadi may not be a household name, but when it comes to quality, they showcase some of the best wines from the Rioja Alavesa region in Spain. Their journey started in the viticulture business by Gonzalo Antón who gathered a group of friends and companies to establish Bodegas Izadi in the heart of Rioja Alavesa […]

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Wine Review: 2007 La Verdosa Méntrida Arrayán Premium Castilla-La Mancha Spain Red Blend

This Spanish wine will take you by surprise. On first pour, the deep color might lead you to Garnacha, but the flavors do not match up to the traditional ripe red fruit flavors. Could it be a Tempranillo? Nah, the color is too dark and it has no red fruit or strawberry flavor to it. […]

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2010 Bodegas Campo Viejo Rioja Logrono Tempranillo

This is a very good representation of Tempranillo from the city of Logrono in Rioja especially to be only two years old. I would buy as much of this as you can if you like a full-bodied red wine without too much tannin. Look for this label to be your go to wine while so […]

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